chemotherapy-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: the medical treatment of disease, usually cancer, by administration of pharmaceutically produced chemicals

Commentary: CHEMOTHERAPY[+procedure][+treatment][+medical][+of_disease][+with_chemicals][+pharmaceutical]

THe patient will begin his chemotherapy next week at the clinic.
It's a relatively new type of chemotherapy that doesn't result in the loss of hair during the treatment period.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1